The 36th anniversary of the Firecracker 5K Race for Research is set to take thousands of runners through the historic South Highlands neighborhood on July 4 at 8 a.m.
Investigators with the Shreveport Police Department’s Violent Crimes Unit have arrested a second man for his alleged involvement in a robbery turned shooting.
A man who died after he had an encounter with Shreveport fire and police personnel in late April has been ruled to have perished from febrile delirium, the Caddo Parish Coroner’s Office has determined. Febrile delirium is an acute and transient confusional state with high fever.
In order to meet the CDC guidelines of social distancing, all Caddo graduation ceremonies for the Class of 2020 will be moved from the Shreveport Convention Center to Independence Stadium.
Caddo Parish Commissioner Steven Jackson has been appointed to the Louisiana Housing Corporation Board of Directors by Gov. John Bel Edwards, representing the Fourth Congressional District. He is currently Caddo Parish Commissioner for District 3.
Sam Hanna Jr., president and publisher of The Ouachita Citizen (Monroe/West Monroe), was named president of the Louisiana Press Association (LPA) at its annual stockholders meeting June 22.
Shreveport police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect wanted in connection with a theft.
A four-person panel has been tasked by the Bossier Parish Police Jury to study possible solutions to a lack of broadband coverage in rural areas.
A man is behind bars after he assaulted fire department personnel trying to render aid to him.
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries has scheduled a drawdown of Lake Bistineau in Webster, Bossier and Bienville parishes for the purpose of reducing further expansion of giant salvinia. The drawdown will additionally benefit fisheries production by improving aquatic habitat and reducing the amount of organic matter on the lake bottom.